"Virtual Disk - vds.exe" Service on Windows Server 2008

Q

What is "Virtual Disk" in my Windows Server 2008 service list? And how is "Virtual Disk" service related to vds.exe?

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A

"Virtual Disk" is a Windows Server 2008 service that "Provides management services for disks, volumes, file systems, and storage arrays." "Virtual Disk" service is provided by vds.exe EXE file.

Detailed information on "Virtual Disk" service:

Service name: vds
Display name: Virtual Disk
Execution command: C:\Windows\System32\vds.exe
Start type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
Dependencies:
   Plug and Play
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

Disabling "Virtual Disk" service should not cause any issues when running Windows Server 2008 system.

 

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